Great Myths of Aging

Product Number: EB00583125
Released: Oct 05, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118521502
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Description

Great Myths of Aging looks at the generalizations and stereotypes associated with older people and, with a blend of humor and cutting-edge research, dispels those common myths. -Reader-friendly structure breaks myths down into categories such as Body, Mind, and Living Contexts; and looks at myths from "Older people lose interest in sex" to "Older people are stingy" -Explains the origins of myths and misconceptions about aging -Looks at the unfortunate consequences of anti-aging stereotypes for both the reader and older adults in society

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Original Publish Date: Sep 02, 2014

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